any of several plants belonging to the genera Delphinium and Consolida, of the buttercup family, characterized by the spur-shaped formation of the calyx and petals.
a town in W California.
any of various ranunculaceous plants of the genus Delphinium, with spikes of blue, pink, or white irregular spurred flowers
type of plant, 1570s, from lark (n.) + spur (n.); so called from resemblance to the bird’s large hind claws.
[lahrk] /lɑrk/ noun 1. a merry, carefree adventure; frolic; escapade. 2. innocent or good-natured mischief; a prank. 3. something extremely easy to accomplish, succeed in, or to obtain: That exam was a lark. verb (used without object) 4. to have fun; frolic; romp. 5. to behave mischievously; play pranks. 6. Fox Hunting. (of a rider) […]
[lahr-muh n] /ˈlɑr mən/ noun, Japanese Cookery. 1. .
[lahr-mawr] /ˈlɑr mɔr/ noun, Physics. 1. the precession of charged particles, as electrons, placed in a magnetic field, the frequency of the precession (Larmor frequency) being equal to the electronic charge times the strength of the magnetic field divided by 4π times the mass. /ˈlɑːmɔː/ noun 1. precession of the orbit of an electron in […]
noun, Physics. 1. the theorem that an electron subjected only to the force exerted by the nucleus about which it is moving will undergo but no other change in motion when placed in a magnetic field.